Dissociative disorders are a group of conditions where you may feel disconnected from yourself and the world around you.
Symptoms of a dissociative disorder include seizures, loss of sensation, memory loss and identity issues.
It's not clear what causes dissociative disorders. They may be linked to a traumatic event or stressful situation.
Depending on your symptoms, treatment for dissociative disorders can include physical and talking therapies and medicines like antidepressants.
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